11 Symptoms of Mental Health Illness

MyDoctorFinder November 13, 2016

Suffering from stress and anxiety? Feeling down for these past few weeks? You might be experiencing the early symptoms of a mental illness. Mental illness refers to a wide range of mental health conditions from depression, anxiety disorders, schizophrenia, eating disorders, and addictive behaviors. These conditions usually affects your mood, thi...

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World Diabetes Day 2016: Eyes on Diabetes

MyDoctorFinder July 20, 2017

In celebration of World Diabetes Day 2016, with its theme “Eyes on Diabetes”, the International Diabetes Federation would like to raise the importance of screening to ensure early diagnosis of type 2 diabetes treatment and treatment to reduce the risk of serious complications. Learn more about this condition through the following art...

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What is Psoriasis?

MyDoctorFinder July 20, 2017

This non-contagious, persistent and unpredictable skin disease is the enemy of many. Psoriasis is characterized by thick, silvery scales and itchy, dry, red patches. These scales typically occur on the knees, elbows, and scalp, which could also spread to the torso, palms, and soles of the feet. While the cause of psoriasis is still unknown, rese...

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10 Tips to Avoid Breakouts

MyDoctorFinder July 20, 2017

Keep your face clean. It’s important to wash your face twice a day to remove dirt, oil, and dead skin cells. Wash with warm water and a mild facial cleanser. Never scrub your face harshly using a washcloth, exfoliating glove or loofah. Rinse well then dry with a clean towel. Moisturize. Some products that you’re using might contain...

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9 Beauty Tips to Wake Up with Glowing Skin

MyDoctorFinder October 16, 2016

Ever wondered why some people wake up with glowing skin? Follow these simple steps to get that fresh look as you start your morning. GET AN EARLY START – Never forget to wash your face before going to bed. Waiting until you’re tired will just increase the chances of you forgetting it and blowing it off. You’re just allowing ...

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12 Foods to Ease your Anxiety

MyDoctorFinder October 10, 2016

A short trip to the nearest vending machine or convenience store would save you a lot of time especially when dealing with a ton of deadlines and a crammed-up calendar. No one has the time to think about healthy options. What we do not know is that there are foods that actually alleviates our daily stress. Here is a list of what to munch on when te...

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7 Health Conditions Postmenopausal Women may encounter

MyDoctorFinder July 20, 2017

Women usually experience hot flashes, night sweats, mood swings, and fatigue when entering the early stages of menopause. What women are not prepared for are the potential risky conditions that menopause brings. "Estrogen protects a number of systems in the body—the brain, the skin, the vagina, the bones, the heart," said Michelle W...

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6 health issues a woman must attend to at the age of 30

MyDoctorFinder October 4, 2016

When a woman reaches her 30s, she is most likely be at the peak of her life. As the saying goes, turning 30 marks the real beginning of adulthood. However, the issue that women in their 30s must attend to is their health. Dr. Debra DeJoseph, Medical Director of The Women’s Health Institute at University Hospitals in Cleveland, Ohio said, &ldq...

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DOH launches Mental Health Hotline Numbers

MyDoctorFinder July 20, 2017

A 24/7 crisis support hotline for mental health problems such as depression and suicidal prevention is now possible for the Department of Health (DOH) partnered with the Natasha Goulborn Foundation to introduce mental health hotline numbers in the Philippines. The Natasha Goulborn Foundation is a non-profit organization in the Philippines dedica...

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4 Tips to Prevent Zika Virus

MyDoctorFinder July 20, 2017

As the Zika virus epidemic continues to spread across the globe, the Department of Health (DOH) never fails to announce immediate precautions to prevent acquiring the disease. Its effort to address the public to remember and use the "4S" against the Zika virus and other mosquito-borne diseases. The acronym "4S" encompasses the f...

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